Meet Our Members – Bobby Kaufmann


Representative Bobby Kaufmann is currently serving his second term in the Iowa House.  He represents Iowa’s 73rd District which includes Tipton, West Branch, Solon, and Wilton.

Rep. Kaufmann is the Chairman of the Government Oversight committee, and also serves on the Commerce, Judiciary, Local Government, and Veterans Affairs committees.

Bobby grew up on his family’s farm in rural Wilton and is a graduate of Wilton High School.  He attended Muscatine Community College where he received Outstanding Student of the Year.  He went on to study business at the University of Iowa.  He returned to his hometown, to his family’s eight-generation family farm where he works with his brothers and father.  In addition, Bobby is a crop and livestock farmer who also owns and operates a steel hauling, construction and demolition business in Cedar County.

Bobby is a member of the Farm Bureau, National Rifle Association, Cedar County Historical Society, Cedar County Soldiers Monument Association, and a wide variety of service and volunteer organizations.

To contact Bobby, you can email him at